Serotonin/Dopamine Antagonism of Cocaine Effect: 2 - 2
The purpose of this study is to evaluate use of risperidone with cocaine abusers. Study measures incorporate an appropriate integration of behavioral and neurobiological indices.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Serotonin/Dopamine Antagonism of Cocaine Effect|
- Urine toxicology for cocaine
- Analog mood scales
- EPS sx
|Study Start Date:||January 1996|
Risperidone in low doses is compared with placebo in a 6-week randomized trial. Subjects also receive supportive counseling. Outcome measure include rating of behavior, mood, drug abuse, global function, and urine toxicology.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00000310
|United States, Rhode Island|
|Brown University School of Medicine|
|Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 2906|
|Principal Investigator:||Lawrence Price, M.D.||Brown University|